Lina Ekdahl

is a Swedish playwright and poet based in Gothenburg. Her latest collection of poems, Diktsamling, was published in 2012. In 2014 two of her theatre plays are staged at Masthuggsteatern and Backa teater in Gothenburg.


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In a deceivingly simple prose poem, Lina Ekdahl captures the characteristic mix of genuine curiosity and interrogative hostility with which newcomers have been met throughout history and which is no less pertinent in the era of Dublin regulations.

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